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English definition of “soul”

soul

noun (PERSON)    /səʊl/ US  /soʊl/
B2 [C] a person of a stated type : She's a happy little soul. Some poor soul had fallen 500 metres to their death .People in general not a soul B2 no one: By the time I arrived there wasn't a soul there.People in general
(Definition of soul noun (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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